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A year later, Jobs was kicked out of his own business. For 12 years, Apple suffered. In 1997, Jobs was h... ... middle of paper ... ...a far superior computer that runs the windows 7 operating system. If one only wants a computer, they can expect to buy a PC for a few hundred dollars less than they could for a Mac with identical hardware specifications. From these results, it is reasonable to assume that Windows 7 computers are by far the best choice for the average everyday consumer because of their comparatively low price, high all-around test results, and for the jungle of customization options that are available for users of the operating system.
Introduction For over the past decade there has been a rivalry between Apple and Windows computers. There are strong arguments to be made by both sides. In this report we analyze the differences between Apple and Windows. The key factors we examined are price, user-friendliness, hardware, customizability, variety, and future outlook of the companies. After analysis we recommend that a college freshman buy an Apple laptop over Windows laptop if they have the available funds.
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Abstract For many years there have been a small group of Mac users who continue to claim that the hardware and software platforms they have been using is superior to the PC Intel based platforms. America was not buying into that claim and 90% of computers used are Intel based. (Lai, E. (2007) Vista, Mac Use Both Increase. Retrieved January 9, 2008, from PCWorld Web site http://www.pcworld.com/article/id,140422-page,1/article.html). Recently, Mac switched its central processing unit (CPU) to Intel creating a new competitive platform between the Macs and the PCs.
Therefore, at that time, there was no similar smart phone that could really a substitution of iPhone. As the first mover with the advanced smart technology, Apple monopolised the market during the beginning of the smart phone industry. The major advantage of being the monopoliser was that Apple was the price maker which means it had a complete control o... ... middle of paper ... ...one 4S first weekend sales top four million. Retrieved December 5, 2011, from Apple. Barnett, E. (2011, October 7).
Microsoft and Apple are the two leading corporations in the rapidly growing electronic business. Apple Inc. was incorporated January 3, 1977, ('Apple Investor Relations Investor FAQ') one year after Microsoft was funded. In August 1981, Microsoft launched its first version of Windows version 1.0 sparking the competition between Microsoft and Apple. ('Introduction to Microsoft Windows') Microsoft is better than Apple because, people are more familiar with Microsoft Windows rather than Mac OS (Operating System) X. It is easier and cheaper to upgrade Microsoft's software and hardware rather than the Mac PC, and Microsoft's corporation also has much more to offer to the public than Apple Inc.